Women Veterans Health Program - Mann-Grandstaff VA Medical Center
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Mann-Grandstaff VA Medical Center

 

Women Veterans Health Program

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WHOLE HEALTH – IT’S ALL ABOUT YOU
VA’s Whole Health System offers women Veterans proactive and personalized health are—empowering you to achieve your greatest level of health and well-being. Whole Health means the Whole You. From integrative health approaches like stress eduction, nutrition, and health coaching, to traditional clinical care and complementary health approaches—your journey to Whole Health starts here.

WELL-BEING PROGRAMS
Proactive, integrative health approaches such as:

  • Health coaching
  • Mind-body therapies and stress reduction
  • Mindfulness
  • Nutrition and weight management
  • Peer support and community resources
  • Programs to stop smoking
  • Physical therapy and chiropractic services

GENERAL HEALTH
You will be at the center of a Patient Aligned Care Team (PACT). A provider, nurse, and others will engage with you to manage your health care.

  • Primary care: includes general medical care for acute and chronic conditions, such as chronic pain, high blood pressure, and diabetes
  • Preventive care: includes immunizations and cancer screenings, such as mammogram, Pap, and colonoscopy
  • Gender-specific care
  • Birth control
  • Family planning and preconception counseling
  • Maternity and newborn care (first 7 days after birth)
  • Menopause care
  • Osteoporosis screening and management

GYNECOLOGY HEALTH SERVICES
Evaluation and treatment for:

  • Abnormal Pap test
  • Abnormal uterine bleeding
  • Infertility(including IVF)
  • Pelvic pain
  • Gynecologic cancers

MENTAL HEALTH
Evaluation, counseling, and treatment for:

  • Depression, mood, and anxiety disorders
  • Alcohol and drug use and addiction
  • Coping with illness
  • Intimate partner violence/sexual and domestic abuse
  • Military sexual trauma (MST)
  • Parenting and caregiver concerns
  • Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Stress adjustment from deployment

SPECIALTY CARE

  • Management of chronic or complex conditions, including heart disease, diabetes, cancer, and fibromyalgia, as well as HIV/AIDS and hepatitis
  • Surgery programs available at most Medical Centers
  • Rehabilitation, homebound, and long-term care

VA referrals are given to those in need of rehabilitation therapies, such as physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech-language therapy, exercise therapy, recreational therapy, and vocational therapy.

BROCHURE ON VA WOMEN'S HEALTH

FOR WOMEN VETERANS, VA IS HERE
Women Veteran Program Managers are available at each VA Medical Center nationwide to assist women Veterans and coordinate services. Women Veterans who are interested in receiving care at VA should contact the nearest VA Medical Center.

Women Veterans are assigned to a designated Women’s Health Primary Care Provider who can provide general primary care and is specially trained or experienced in women’s care.

National VA Women Veterans Call Center

Contact Info

Location

  • Bldg 1, 1st floor
    Room C107
    Julie Liss, MSN, RN

Contact Number(s)

  • 509-434-7608

Hours of Operation

  • Mon-Fri 6:00am-2:30pm